Google signs news content deals with Italian publishers

Google signs news content deals with Italian publishers

Google announced it has signed licensing deals with several Italian media publishers to pay for news content. It follows an agreement entered into with some French publishers earlier in the 2021 over the “neighbouring rights” – introduced by the EU Directive 2019/790,...
Brexit: its effects on copyright

Brexit: its effects on copyright

As of 30 March 2019 (i.e. when the United Kingdom will leave the European Union), the EU copyright laws will also cease to apply to the United Kingdom, subject to temporary measures which may be applied. In the document “Withdrawal of the United Kingdom and EU rules...